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By Eun Kyung Kim

Just like his parents, Prince George knows how to work the camera.

A day ahead of his second birthday, Kensington Palace released a new photo Tuesday of the young royal. “Look who’s turning two tomorrow!” it declared in the caption of the picture, which it released on its Twitter and Instagram feeds.

The grinning young toddler, third-in-line to the throne, is shown being held by his father, Prince William, who recently referred to his energetic son as “a little monkey.”

The photo was snapped on the christening day of George's younger sister, Princess Charlotte, and was taken by Mario Testino, a celebrity photograph favored by the royal family.

A spokesman for Kensington Palace said: "This photograph captures a very happy moment on what was a special day for The Duke and Duchess and their family. They are very pleased to share this picture as they celebrate Prince George's second birthday."

Other photos from the day, released days following Charlotte's July 5 christening, showed off equally joyful images of the recently-expanded royal family, including another one of Prince George with his dad.

KING'S LYNN, ENGLAND - JULY 05: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) In this handout image supplied by Mario Testino/ Art Partner, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and their children Princess Charlotte of Cambridge and Prince George of Cambridge pose for a photo after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at the Sandringham Estate on July 5, 2015 in King's Lynn, England. (Photo by Mario Testino/ Art Partner via Getty Images) Mario Testino / Art Partner via Getty Images
Britain's Prince William holds his son, Prince George, after the christening of Princess Charlotte of Cambridge at Sandringham in this handout photo released on July 9, 2015. on Sunday July 5, 2015. Mandatory credit. REUTERS/Mario Testino/Art Partner/Handout via Reuters ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, CONTENT, LOCATION OR DATE OF THIS IMAGE. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. NO COMMERCIAL OR BOOK SALES. NO SALES. NO ARCHIVES.FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. MANDATORY CREDIT. FOR USE IN PERPETUITY IN THE UK AND REALM NATIONS. USE AFTER 10/10/2015 MUST BE CLEARED BY ART PARTNER. THIS PHOTOGRAPH MUST NOT BE DIGITALLY ENHANCED, MANIPULATED OR MODIFIED AND MUST BE USED SUBSTANTIALLY UNCROPPED. Mario Testino / Reuters

Happy birthday, Prince George. It's hard to believe that it's been two years since you arrived!

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 23: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, depart The Lindo Wing with their newborn son at St Mary's Hospital on July 23, 2013 in London, England. The Duchess of Cambridge yesterday gave birth to a boy at 16.24 BST and weighing 8lb 6oz, with Prince William at her side. The baby, as yet unnamed, is third in line to the throne and becomes the Prince of Cambridge. (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)Scott Heavey / Getty Images file

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